The State Border Guard Service of Ukraine confirmed presence of Russian drilling platforms and service boats in marine economic zone of Ukraine, according to UNN with the reference to the State Border Guard Service.
"During the air monitoring the above-surface situation by a boundary plane, drilling platforms were found in the Odesa and Golistynsky gas-fields under the flag of the Russian Federation,"- the statement reads.
According to the press office, the presence of service boats under the Russian flag of indicates the illegal exploration and development of natural resources and the operation of facilities and buildings for industrial purposes without the permission of the competent authorities of Ukraine.
According to the State Border Guard Service, the industry ministries and departments are informed.
As the State Border Guard Service reported earlier, there were armed persons spotted on drilling platforms in the region.
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